At approximately 9:30 pm on Sunday, March 6th a vehicle hopped a curb near 26th Street and Kennedy Boulevard in Union City, New Jersey.
Three teenagers were struck by the out of control vehicle. Two of the teenagers, a 16 year old and 17 year old died as a result of their injuries. A third teen was rushed to an area hospital and is listed in critical condition.
Authorities report an arrest has been made but have yet to divulge any additional information.
This tragedy illustrates how quickly the actions of one person can victimize countless others. Our thoughts are with the victim’s families.